Chronicle of a Persian wedding

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Marjan Tehrani is an Iranian-American director/producer whose forthcoming documentary chronicles her brother Alex's wedding to Heather, an American woman from California. The couple traveled to Iran for the wedding and discovered that U.S. - Iranian relations aren't only political, but often very personal as well. The Takeaway is joined by Marjan and Alex Tehrani to discuss the film.

The film Arusi Persian Wedding premiers on PBS' Independent Lens series tonight.

Guests:

Alex Tehrani and Marjan Tehrani

Hosted by:

Farai Chideya

Contributors:

Noel King and Femi Oke

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